UPDATE: Major Sheffield road closed due to car and motorbike crash

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A major Sheffield road is currently closed after a crash between a car and a motorbike.

The A57 is closed between Coisley Hill roundabout and Mossway roundabout, according to Sheffield Council’s Streets Ahead team.

Emergency services are on the scene, but the extent of the injuries of those involved, or how many people were in the collision, is not yet known.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Officers were called to reports of a collision at about 1.20pm today on the A57 Mosborough Parkway.

“A motorbike and a car are believed to have been involved in the collision. Emergency services currently remain at the scene and the road has been closed from the Coisley Hill roundabout.

The extent of injuries is not yet known.”

UPDATE: The road is now open again.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said that the driver of the car, a black Skoda Octavia, was a woman and the motorbike rider was a male. The car driver was taken to hospital as a precaution, while the motorbike rider suffered minor injuries, but neither was thought to be seriously hurt.